Definition of approximate. Meaning of approximate. Synonyms of approximate
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Definition of approximate
ApproximateApproximate Ap*prox"i*mate, a. [L. approximatus, p. p. of
approximare to approach; ad + proximare to come near. See
1. Approaching; proximate; nearly resembling.
2. Near correctness; nearly exact; not perfectly accurate;
as, approximate results or values.
Approximate quantities (Math.), those which are nearly, but
not, equal. ApproximateApproximate Ap*prox"i*mate, v. t. [imp. & p. p.
Approximated; p. pr. & vb. n. Approximating.]
1. To carry or advance near; to cause to approach.
To approximate the inequality of riches to the level
of nature. --Burke.
2. To come near to; to approach.
The telescope approximates perfection. --J. Morse.
Approximate Ap*prox"i*mate, v. i.
To draw; to approach.
Meaning of approximate from wikipedia
- for instance, physicists often approximate
of the earth
as a sphere
more accurate representations
'approximately' in english
, usually referring
to a date circa
used in genealogy
- in computer science
and operations research
, approximation algorithms
s used to find approximate solutions
- in mathematics
, approximation theory
with how function
s can best be approximated
with simpler functions
, and with
- the first problem
was to know how well a real number
can be approximated
numbers. for this problem, a rational number
a/b is a
- following ascii character
are used to approximate: 0020 (space): alignment
. 0022 various
type of double quotes
- in functional analysis
and ring theory, an approximate identity
is a net in a banach algebra
or ring (possibly without
an identity) that
- in computer science
, approximate string matching
(often colloquially referred
to as fuzzy string
searching) is the technique
- approximate inference methods
make it possible
to learn realistic models
from big data by trading
time for accuracy, when
- approximate bayesian computation
of computational methods rooted
in bayesian statistics
. in all model-based